Properties damaged may qualify for tax exemption Posted in: News Did your property sustain damage during the March 21, 2022 Severe Weather Outbreak?You may qualify for a new property tax exemption.In an area declared a disaster area by the Governor, Tax Code Section 11.35 allows a qualified property that is at least 15 percent damaged by a disaster to receive a temporary exemption of a portion of the appraised value of the property. A property owner must apply for the temporary exemption and the deadline for application is 105 days after the governor declares a disaster area. As it applies to the March 21, 2022 Severe Weather Outbreak, Governor Abbott ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!